Swimming at Energise

Main pool and small pool at Energise

The main pool at Energise is a 6 lane 25 x 13 metre pool, open to the public from 7.00am weekdays and 8.00am weekends. See the swimming timetable and Energise prices.

The small pool at Energise is slightly warmer and is suitable for young families, beginners and those who wish to improve their water confidence.

Both pools have easy walk in steps and pool hoists if you need assistance.

Changing area at Energise

Changing rooms

The 'changing village' has over 30 unisex changing cubicles, including some adapted for families and disabled swimmers.

To help us keep the facility clean:

  • remove your shoes before entering the changing village (store securely in your locker)
  • take a shower on the poolside before going in the water


There are over 160 lockers of various sizes which use 'keyless' wristbands, available from reception for £1.20 (£1.00 refunded after your swim) An annual locker wristband is available for £15.00 per year.


Communal showers, individual shower cubicles and hairdryers are also in the changing village.

Accessible swimming and changing facilities at Energise

Disabled facilities include:

  • a specially adapted poolside wheelchair
  • height adjustable changing bench
  • separate accessible changing cubicles (one of which leads straight out onto the pool) which self contained showers, changing benches and toilets
  • all lockers have tactile and Braille numbering systems

If you require any assistance please ask a member of staff.

Spectator area at Energise

The spectator area can be used for pool viewing. There are a number of tables and chairs, plus vending machines and TV screen nearby.

Swimming lessons

Download the 'Swim York' timetable for Energise or the 'Swim York' timetable for Yearsley Pool.

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